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Ethan Miller, Getty Images

32 Years Ago: George Strait Earns First No. 1 Hit With ‘Fool Hearted Memory’

It's been 32 years since George Strait earned his first No. 1 hit with 'Fool Hearted Memory.' The Texan's first single from his sophomore album, 'Strait From the Heart,' shot to the top of the charts, paving the way for 59 more singles to follow. The song reached No. 1 on Aug. 28, 1982.

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Ryan Bailey
Pictured l to r: Senior Airman Robert Hawkins III, Senior Airman Christopher Frye, Lt. Col. Ryan Bailey, Airman 1st Class Ethan Davis, Senior Airman Jesse Moore, Airman 1st Class Colter Laucks and Master Sgt. Craig Kuzara. (U.S. Air National Guard photo by Staff Sgt. Brittany Cannon/RELEASED)

Lt. Col Ryan Bailey Of The 131st Bomb Wing Achieves1000 B-2 Flying Hours

A major milestone was hit at Whiteman Air Force Base on Saturday, August 23, when Lt. Col. Ryan Bailey of the 131st Bomb Wing and Missouri National Guard took flight in the B-2 Stealth Bomber. Bailey surpassed 1,000 flying hours as he took to the sky on Saturday

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Richard Attenborough Dead
Universal

Richard Attenborough, ‘Jurassic Park’ Actor and ‘Gandhi’ Director, Dead at 90

Richard Attenborough, the actor who famously portrayed Professor John Hammond in the Steven Spielberg's 'Jurassic Park,' as well as the acclaimed director of 'Gandhi,' passed away this past Sunday.

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Johnny Cash
Hulton Archive / Getty Images

45 Years Ago: Johnny Cash Earns No. 1 Hit With ‘A Boy Named Sue’

45 years ago today (Aug. 21, 1969) was an epic day for Johnny Cash. It was on this day that the singer soared to the top of the charts with his live single, 'A Boy Named Sue,' from his 'At San Quentin' album.

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GETTY IMAGES
GETTY IMAGES

Sedalia Chorale Needs New Voices for 2014 Season [INTERVIEW]

Do you love to sing?  Do you find yourself singing in the shower -  or along with the radio here on our stations?  You might be just the person the Sedalia Chorale is looking for.

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Wild Feathers
Frank Maddocks, Courtesy of Warner Brothers

The Wild Feathers Checking One Legend After Another Off Their Bucket List

On the Wild Feathers singer Ricky Young's Instagram page, you'll find a picture of him with Trigger, Willie Nelson's legendary guitar. No, the Texas-raised (mostly) Nashville-based rock band didn't hijack Honeysuckle Rose to get the photo. They were invited aboard by Nelson's tour manager when they toured with him in August.

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Sam Moore Nu-Blu
YouTube

Sam Moore + Nu-Blu, ‘Jesus and Jones’ Video — Exclusive Premiere

Bluegrass group Nu-Blu teamed up with soul legend Sam Moore for their newest song, and they're giving readers of The Boot an exclusive first look at the video.

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Headshot of Johnny Cash Singing

Johnny Cash’s Youngest Daughter Releasing Book About the Legend

Thanks to Johnny Cash's daughter, fans are able to get glimpse into the country legend's childhood. Cash's youngest daughter, Tara Cash Schwoebel has announced the release of a new book, ‘Recollections by J.R. Cash: Childhood Memories of Johnny Cash.’

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Sofa
YouTube

Sofa-Into-Car Debacle Is the Greatest Moving Fail of Our Time

Here are two words for the wizards trying to fit this sofa into this car: moving van. Here are two more: get one.

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Aaron Rodgers
ESPN, YouTube

How’d the Ice Bucket Challenge Start? The Answer Will Break Your Heart

The ALS Ice Bucket Challenge is a craze unlike anything seen in years. But how exactly did it morph into the sensation it is?

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